Praising its deft, unsentimental and confident mixture of action and intimacy as well as a magnificently unfussy lead performance, the Nordic Council Film Prize jury, consisting of 15 equally prominent and handpicked Nordic cinema experts,...

Oleg Sentsov

Ukrainian director Oleg Sentsov is this year’s winner of the European Parliament Sakharov Prizefor Freedom of Thought. Announcing this year’s laureate, EP president Antonio Tajani said: "Through his...

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The three finalists for the European Parliament’s film award will be screened across Europe on 6, 7 and 8 November.

One of the most dynamic events that the LUX Prize has been organising in cooperation with Creative Europe MEDIA...


Four years after Ida was crowned with the 2014 LUX Prize (read news), the European Parliament keeps counting on its director, Paweł Pawlikowski, as one of the award’s main supporters.

The Polish filmmaker is enjoying another amazing year,...

Discover the three Lux Film Prize finalists

Three films featuring three strong female characters facing difficult dilemmas: the Lux Film days are bringing them to a cinema near you.

Lux Prize finalists Styx, Woman at war and The other side of everything...